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  • 10/29/19
    Scenic Waterfall Trail in Settlers Cabin Park Reopens with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

    October 29, 2019 County, Parks Foundation Celebrate Ribbon Cutting for Waterfall Trail  PITTSBURGH – County Executive Rich Fitzgerald was joined today by Council Member Pat Catena, Caren Glotfelty, Allegheny County County Parks Foundation Executive Director and Steven Wood, REI Programs Coordinator, in a ribbon-cutting to open the redesigned, scenic…

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  • 10/01/19
    Allegheny Regional Asset District approves special funding for Hartwood Acres Sculpture Garden

    As part of a 25th anniversary celebration of the Allegheny Regional Asset District funding program, Allegheny County was selected as one of 12 grant recipients to bring "bold, forward-looking, creative projects" to the region.  Allegheny County and the Pittsburgh Parks Conservatory submitted a joint proposal to bring art to the…

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  • 07/31/19
    Local teen tries out the Citizen Scientist program!

    Jane Grabowski is entering her senior year at Carlynton High School soon and decided to spend a little time this summer giving back before her hectic schedule kicks in. She recently became a Citizen Scientist for the Allegheny County Parks Foundation and helped count fireflies – also known as lightening…

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  • 05/22/19
    Summer Evening Walks at the Indian Hill Meadow at Boyce Park. Mark your calendar and register here.

    Thursday Evenings at the Indian Hill Meadow July 11, August 22, September 12 6:30-7:30 pm WHERE:   Entry garden, Indian Hill Meadow, Centerview Drive, Boyce Park COST:   Free    SIZE:   20 people maximum REGISTER:   Email info@acparksfoundation.org with your name and phone number or call 724-327-7627 This is your opportunity to learn…

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  • 05/06/19
    Looking for fun in the parks? Our May Newsletter is chock full.

    May Newsletter…

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  • 04/30/19
    Hartwood Acres Sculpture Garden Announced!

    Allegheny County Parks Foundation and Allegheny County are creating a sculpture garden at Hartwood Acres Park. The feature will incorporate many of the existing sculptures at the park and allow space for adding additional works in the future.  Enjoy a story about this exciting development in the May 2019 issue…

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  • 04/02/19
    Your April Newsletter has arrived!

    Step inside the Foundation's April newsletter and see what's happening in the parks this month!  Click HERE! …

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